Fundamentals of Successful Organic Gardening

Get your garden growing this spring, with help from Project Grow and this virtual class! Learn how to develop and maintain a healthy organic soil, the key to successful organic gardening. Understand the role that microorganisms play in building soil and promoting plant health. Discover how to employ composting, mulching and cover crops to build soil productivity, increase microbial activity and provide timely release of plant nutrients. Gain an understanding about what vegetable varieties work best in an organic garden and how to plant, cultivate, support and manage their harvest as well as the basic principles of integrated pest management. There will be opportunities to ask your questions in real time and handouts will be emailed to you to help you on your growing journey this spring! Instructor: Royer Held, Project Grow.

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